Founded in 1993, Horr, Novak & Skipp, P.A. is an AV® rated maritime defense firm devoted to representing vessel owners, operators and charterers, cruise lines, concessionaires, cargo interests, marine insurance underwriters, protection & indemnity associations and marine lenders. Our representation in admiralty and maritime matters includes civil trial practice, arbitration and appeals in state and federal courts throughout the state of Florida
MG+M The Law Firm (“MG+M”) is a national litigation and trial firm that provides coordinated, coast-to-coast services for corporate clients in high stakes matters. We offer national coverage through its 14 offices and a vast local counsel network that can rapidly respond to litigation demands in all levels of court, anywhere in the country. Our experienced team of diverse attorneys, collaborative approach, and national resources enable us to provide superior value and achieve optimal results in addressing our clients’ most complex litigation challenges. For more information, visit www.mgmlaw.com.
David J. Horr is a partner in the firm of Horr, Novak & Skipp, P.A., in Miami, Florida. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame and the University of Miami School of Law. Mr. Horr has practiced in the admiralty and maritime law field since 1980. Horr, Novak & Skipp, P.A. has an active trial practice. Mr. Horr tries cases regularly throughout the State of Florida and his experience focuses on personal injury defense (crew and passenger claims) and marine insurance. Mr. Horr is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Horr is a member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States, the Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, the Defense Research Institute, American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) America’s Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators and the Admiralty Law Committee of The Florida Bar. He has been selected to Super Lawyers annually since 2007. He has also lectured on admiralty and maritime law topics for The Maritime Law Association of the U.S., Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (S.E.A.L.I.), The Florida Bar, Miami Marine Council, South Florida Claims Association, and several other private entities conducting seminars.
Raúl is a partner in MG+M’s Miami office and is the Chair of the firm's Maritime Practice Group. His practice focuses on a variety of litigation areas, including maritime, personal injury, products liability, premises liability, and commercial litigation. He has extensive experience as national and local counsel on many maritime matters and has represented clients from jurisdictions as far north as Canada and throughout the Continental U.S., Hawaii, the Caribbean, and South America. He has tried numerous cases to verdict in the state and federal courts of Florida. He is regularly appointed to act as national and local counsel by insurance companies on admiralty and maritime matters.